5 Reasons to Come to Dive School at DIT

5 Reasons to Come to Dive School at DIT

Divers Institute of Technology is proud of its faculty and staff, the quality of education they provide, the certifications they offer, and the preparation they give their students for a successful career as a commercial diver. They think you will be impressed, too.

Here are five reasons why you should consider DIT!

Dive up to 165 ft from our boat the MV Response in Lake Washington!

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Our Vessel, The MV Response heading out from Lake Union to Lake Washington.


DIT student divers performing the SUR D procedure once they’ve completed a deep dive in Lake Washington.

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DIT Student Diver in Lake Washington off the MV Response

What Randy “Buzz” Busby Teaches!

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Underwater chainsaw ✔

Underwater jackhammer ✔


Salvage a real boat ✔

The murky waters of Lake Union & Lake Washington make for ideal training conditions!


Lake Union has perfect conditions for practicing underwater chainsaw skills.

Subsea Valve Assembly project in Lake Union at DIT. Students will perform flange up and then commence a pressure test for leaks. – Photo Credit Josh Neves


DIT Student practicing rigging while face port is blacked out in Lake Union.


DIT student practicing rigging on a pipe during a blackout dive.


Seattle is cool!


  • Seattle rated #2 on Forbes list of America’s Coolest Cities, Forbes 2014
  • Pike Place Market is the best market in America, Business Insider 2014
  • 2013 – Seattle is named America’s Best Coffee City – Travel + Leisure 2013
  • 7th Best Food City in America- Thrillist, 2014

Veteran owned, veteran operated, and veteran friendly!

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A few of DIT’s veteran Students during Offshore.

DIT also has top notch facilities, exceptionally qualified instructors, a four day class week that allows you to work all day Friday, Saturday, and Sunday if you so choose, a wide variety of housing options, and an Admissions and Financial Aid staff that is eager to walk you through the process step by step. Call 1-800-634-8377 for more info.

– Written for DIT by Kelsey Badion


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